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miami really is a place where two worlds meet we can get to washington d.c. two hours but you can see it on jurists in the rest of central america about the same time but more importantly two cultures north and south america have to teach a very important place for. this is al jazeera. hello i'm adrian for getting this is the news hour live from doha coming up in the next sixty minutes so he's lying about a project that everybody knew about the u.s. president donald trump reacts to his former lawyer as admission that he lied to congress during the rush or investigation just ahead of his arrival at the g. twenty summit trump cancels plans to meets with russia's president vladimir putin.
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the democratic republic of congo facing the world's second largest outbreak of ebola. and freedom replaced by fear people in sellable speak out about an internet crackdown months before elections. pressure is building on u.s. president donald trump after his former lawyer admitted lying to congress michael cohen says he made false statements last year during an investigation into alleged russian interference in the twenty sixteen presidential election al-jazeera as patty cohen reports from washington. mobbed by reporters michael cohen said nothing leaving the court but inside a guilty plea he lied to congress now admitting that he was trying to arrange a real estate deal in moscow during the time it was clear donald trump would be the republican candidate that cohen was in fact going to travel to russia. to work on
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the deal and that now president trump knew about it all things cohen had previously denied bruce fein worked in the justice department and he says this is a big deal so this is a time where we have a criminal information that identifies the president himself secondly it also indicates that president trump or then candidate trump felt vulnerable if it was known that he was dealing in russian enterprises or because he would need to curry the favor of mr putin nothing happens in russia of importance without mr putin's approval the president dismissed the news in his usual fashion badmouthing his former top aide he's a weak person. by being weak not like other people that you watch he's a weak person and what he's trying to do is get a reduced sentence so he's lying about a project that everybody knew about i mean we were very open to where the koan did plead guilty to crimes that completely related to trump pain of women who trump had
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an affair with so they would stay quiet before the election and while it might not have been illegal to do a deal in russia while he is under investigation for potentially colluding with russia to win the election it would have looked suspicious this makes six six close aides to the president have now pled guilty as part of the special counsel's probe democrats say this is bad for the president you've got all these closest associates of the president. one after another pleading guilty often pleading guilty about their ties to russia and russians and what are they covering up for and we also have a white house that still seems just obsessed about this investigation it's believed the special counsel has filed several indictments that are still under seal which means it is quite likely michael cohen won't be the last to face the cameras or the core. al jazeera washington of zeros mike hanna is also following this story he
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joins us now live from washington so mike what are the wider implications here of cohen's mission for the mall investigation and for the president himself. well the key issue here is that michael cohen said in the court papers that he had lied to congress in order not to publicly contradict a person listed as individual one in those court papers individual one is donald trump donald trump throughout the presidential campaign publicly stated on a number of occasions that he had no business dealings of any kind in russia he continued to insist after he became president mcmichael cohen's evidence is that until at least june twenty sixth in. the business dealings continued more than that michael cohen's evidence says individual one donald trump directed operations was in constant consultation with himself also with other members of individual ones
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family so this in a way is damning evidence but the truly important thing about it all is that for the first time the special counsel robert mueller has got donald trump right in his crosshairs he's named he's pointed to and he is shown to be actively engaging with russian individuals while taking part in a campaign which intelligence sources had told him was being influenced by russian factors like many thanks indeed. in washington clear finkelstein is the director of the sense of ethics and the rule of law at the university of pennsylvania law school she joins us now live via skype from philadelphia good to have you with us so what does michael cohen's of mission actually tell us about president trump and his campaign's relations with the russians and and how badly does all of this rub off on the president. well this has significant implications for the president because michael cohen suggest to that he lied when he told the members of congress
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that the president's dealings with moscow stopped in january of two thousand and sixteen whereas in fact that continued well into june after donald trump was already named the republican nominee for president not only does that suggest that donald trump lawit on numerous occasions but it also suggested that members of his family were involved in this and that they lied john jr in particular last year testified before congress and there's a strong suggestion that he may have lied about some of the very same issues and finally there's an important question here which is whether or not the president encouraged both his son and his former lawyer to lie to congress and that would be the crime of subornation of perjury encouraging someone else to lie which as you may remember was one of the impeachment charges against president
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clinton because he had encouraged monica lewinsky to sign a false affidavit about the nature of her contact with bill clinton so there could be significant remicade ramifications for the president in the content of this guilty plea ok so how does this advance that the mona investigation and tons of actually coming as a scout but also in terms of claiming. someone who clearly since we cooperating in that with the investigation is as mr cohen is is doing. well that's right this is the first time that robert muller has brought charges himself directly against michael cohen the previous charges were from the u.s. attorney's office so that michael cohen now in taking this guilty plea almost certainly would not be doing that without a strong cooperation agreement with robert muller and that suggests that he is getting that robert mueller is getting value out of michael cohen as we see
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emerging that any way in which he may have been holding back is probably going to be dispelled now and that michael cohen will be a fully cooperating witness and there's an awful lot that he can tell about donald trump's business dealings and other matters that will seriously implicate the president and say probably it long. and also don jr ok i'm going to say that would now impeachment does this make that the whole ongoing question of of impeachment now that that little bit like he'll. it doesn t. because it suggests that first of all the president has been consistently untruthful with the american people and while that is not necessarily a high crime or misdemeanor the degree to which republican members of congress are willing to continue supporting him when he's been dishonest with them and when
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members of his family have been dishonest with them and that may start to wear thin at some point but another concern is that there are looks as though there was a massive defense agreement between the president members of his inner circle members of his campaign hall man of fort and that may even have involved the russians in a continuing way into his presidency and if that's the case then we really do have a clear case of collusion and a possible. plan with the russians a conspiracy to obstruct justice with russian a systems so the obstruction of justice subornation of perjury and then of course we don't know whether or not the president was truthful in answering the questions
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that he supplied to robert muller last week that could be another source very problematic for the president if he lied on those forms could still see many thanks indeed political sign that from the pennsylvania middle school. world leaders are gathering in argentina for this year's g. twenty summit but saudi crown prince mohammed bin solomon's presence has overshadowed the broader agenda and global trade tension fueled by u.s. president donald trump's trade war china is expected to dominate this year's event risible reports from one of. the mothers of class of emanuel have been demanding to know the whereabouts of their missing children since they disappeared during argentina's dictatorship forty years ago. the g twenty gives them a chance to take their message to a wider audience and. the city is under siege it seems like we're under curfew but
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we made it here and once again we call on world leaders to stop the policies that create hunger poverty and that hurt the working class. they were into thousands of people are promising to take over the streets of one side is on friday in spite of these protests this is a historic event for argentina and an opportunity to be at the center of world affairs even though there are several issues overshadowing the main objective which is to build consensus on crucial issues like climate change and inequality. among them the presence of saudi crown prince mohammed bin solomon and the request by human rights watch to investigate him over the murder of journalism i because of the. skilling has changed relations between saudi and the western world. in one way mark on says he's ready to talk to the crown prince about what happened should usually take care of sure i have always been very clear in the case of saudi arabia and i will inevitably have the opportunity to discuss it with the saudi
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crown prince on the margins of this g. twenty meeting we will have the opportunity to discuss it among european leaders as i requested before the g. seven donald trump arrived in when a site is on thursday evening ready to discuss the trade war between the united states and china he's cancer. he's meeting with russian president vladimir putin after the seizure of crane and ships by russia of the crimean peninsula. these protesters came all the way from the united states carrying a baby trump balloon he's been an activist opposing the u.s. foreign policy since the vietnam war we would like the president of the united states that are a little bit more mature adults if i was going to boil it down to just one statement it would be that we think it's asinine that he's on twitter we think it's asinine that he's casual and that he. picks fights seems to want to take the smallest and lowest road instead of the high the g twenty begins proper on friday
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this mass yoga session was organized to help leaders concentrate on resoldering their differences. the protest around when a site is will remind them how hard that task is likely to be. by that when. there are several issues that could indeed dominate this change twenty summit to what extent that with the presence of the saudi crown prince overshadowed the g. twenty. well a lot of things have already overshadowed the build up we are talking about the things that the people behind the g. twenty and global leaders would like to discuss instead we're talking about who donald trump is going to meet and we know we know he's not going to be lied to me a piton we also know that mohammed bin selman is not on his shed he's not expected to meet the crone prince at the crown prince arrived here in in argentina on wednesday since then he has been at this over the embassy has had no meetings he
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was due to have a meeting with president of argentina that hasn't happened and so everyone is going to have their eyes on who he meets who shakes hands with who he talks to who sits next to dinner what sort of interactions they have to see whether or not mohammed bin selman is being welcomed back into the international fold you'll remember that a senior saudi royal said just at the weekend that look if you want to talk a corner me and you want to talk things like oil prices then you have to talk to the saudi government and that means mohamed bin selman so that has really overshadowed what is coming up here in argentina along with the trade row between the united states and china and also what happened in the waters off ukraine at the weekend and who will speak to president putin. side issues that have dominated rather than the main agenda the u.n. secretary general is the point of his how does he think the world leaders should
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approach these things dominating issues. well there's no doubt that there's a frustration on his part he sees very important issues that have to be scuffed and addressed globally global issues global action he's talking about things like climate change he thinks that should be top of everyone's agenda at the moment and he's also talking about the global economy because there are some experts who are predicting that there could well be another recession maybe not as bad as two thousand and eight but certainly getting to a level that would cause untold misery for numerous people around the globe so he wants there to be global action to deal with global problems it is clear that all the events of. the season at the. g twenty meeting in which people can go subjects more effectively even though they're seeing the problems of the global the problems the. obvious but we
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should. stop at the rest of the central problems of all of that just because. there was a problem of the. seriousness of the woman. i asked him how do you deal with an issue when there are so many side issues how do you get everyone concentrating and pointing in the same direction and he said well you tell me how we do that i pointed out i'm not the u.n. secretary general this is a job he's got to do and it shows perhaps his frustration that maybe he doesn't quite know how to do that he's got to weak sure that he gets everyone pointing in the same direction no there's a hope that at the end of the g twenty there will be a communique from all nations that hasn't happened at the last big international summit in asia pacific and all. i'm sorry appear to have lost all of the just as a footnote to what i was saying the saudi press agency was talking has issued
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a statement saying that the saudi crown prince and i have been sound man has met with india's prime minister modi where they discussed bilateral cooperation as well as investments in the fields of energy security and investments. yes i have been someone who has been at the saudi embassy in one of saddam's has now met at least with someone and it was india's prime minister there and remotely meanwhile the leaders of canada mexico and the united states are expected to sign a new north american trade deal at the g. twenty summit a signing ceremony will take place in the argentinean capital on friday it follows donald trump spending more than a year pressuring canada and mexico into rewriting the original nafta after repeatedly calling it a job killer for u.s. workers this is that he was out for months there are still to come on the program russia deploys more as four hundred missile systems to crimea as the crisis with
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ukraine escalates. the cost of cracking down on drugs lawyers and judges are becoming targets in the philippines. live authority as it's moved thousands of kilometers away to madrid often found violence causes the final to be held outside argentina will have more in the school plays. canada is to impose sanctions on seventeen saudi nationals whom it believes had a role in the murder of the journalist. the us germany and france have already taken similar action canada is also reviewing all and sales to the kingdom. murder . is a point and represents an unconscious. full attack on freedom of expression and freedom of the press he continued to call for eight credible and independent international investigation. this case is not east those
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responsible for mr machetes death must be held to account and must face justice the united nations chief is in yemen's capital to review the humanitarian crisis caused by the war marc local calls called for an end to the fighting between the saudi u.a.e. coalition and who the rebels while in sanaa he's visited families in areas worst affected by the fighting and says that many people have been left with nothing but this family behind me of being in these terrible conditions here for four years now . women with their husbands and children they have nothing and they have tiny rudimentary shelters there's not enough food they're very not not really very welcome and the local community have got nothing themselves so it's a very insecure environment are none of the children going to school. you know the
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loss of i.d.p. camps as part of my job and this is really a terrible desperate play this war needs to end these people need a better future during a u.s. state department briefing the deputy spokesman was questioned about why the views of congress on yemen's war being ignored or wednesday the senate delivered a strong message to president trump by voting to advance a resolution to end u.s. involvement in the war. the secretary has made clear our position on. the violence in the humanitarian disaster that has taken place in yemen in we just announced additional measures to. you know help alleviate some of that situation and it's actually quite significant it's worth mentioning one hundred thirty one million in emergency food assistance to the people of yemen and this and that and that is why we support the special representative and we think the timing is right
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and we are on the cusp as a solid out that yes this is difficult i'm sure that it is appreciated but that is not the answer the question of how you can say well from funguses views on this and then just ignore it and then they essentially we can stop leak we consult we consult with the congress please the united nations general assembly is debating a number of pro palestinian resolutions on the annual international day of solidarity with the palestinian people that i am seventy one years since the un adopted a resolution to palestine its jewish and arab states israel's ambassador called the resolutions a mockery of the palestinian ambassador urged u.n. member states to act the dangers of this prevailing situation cannot be overstated the huge gap between mufti convictions and opponents realities on the ground must be quickly added before it is too late. what palestinians for israelis
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and for the region as a whole ukraine's president is calling for international help in his nation standoff with russia petro poroshenko wants nato to deploy ships to the sea of azoff where russia's been blockading ports it comes as washoe deploys more surface to air missiles to crimea border regions in ukraine and martial law including the city of hockey live from where andrew symonds reports. martial law in ukraine second city is very evident more police on the ground and extra vigilance but most of the emergency powers now available to the president being held in reserve sophia and counted sky is a journalist who was here outside the city's russian consulate when it was fire bombed on sunday night nationalists demonstrating against russians action off the coast of attics crimea she says later when president petro poroshenko warned that russia had triple the number of tanks on the border people were startled some
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fearing an invasion. it's karma. which local officials have assured people that moves which will restrict their constitutional rights well aren't they be brought into effect if russia starts an open active aggression such as an invasion people here in hockey live in a strange state is there a full war or isn't there. paper boats remain outside the consulate passive resistance to the russian confrontation city officials won't comment and were understood to be seeking more clarification about the martial law or some politicians are still cynical about the president's motivations with their actions at the end of march next year the fact that a bill like to only buy back a bill on the back of twenty fourteen it should have been done and everyone would have taken it normally it could have been an adequate response to the situation but
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now honestly it looks ridiculous. an estimated thirty percent of hockey these people are ethnic russian and the border is only forty kilometers away if the conflict was to escalate drastically how kieve would certainly be in the firing line and this is the city that built thousands of teeth thirty four tanks its legendary armor believed by many to have been one of the main reasons why the soviets defeated the nazis in the second world war now work to build and maintain ukrainian tanks is virtually nonstop with exports halted. its won't necessarily what's happening on the ground that's alarming what's going through people's minds conscription for example it applies to young men between twenty and twenty seven years of age worn year for graduates eighteen months for non-graduates special exemption for young people from serving on the front line but
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could this old change. a student's depart from a day's study in their university get a hint of their nervousness. brotherly nations are fighting each other there needs to be a peaceful solution without the loss of human life but for a new boy. but i will be in pain if my brother is conscripted because i don't want him to go to war to fight somebody. it is strain time in its short history as an independent state the message from ukraine is one of strength and determination but there's divisiveness in its internal politics andrew symonds al-jazeera hockey ukraine dozens of people remain stranded after flash flooding in the turkish resort town of bodrum heavy rain swept cars away and inundated homes and businesses many people have been stuck in waist deep water as emergency teams work to bring them to safety we're going to weather update next here on that is then georgia's defeated
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opposition candidate rejects results of a presidential election won by the ruling party candidates. freed at the age of fifteen but hundreds more young palestinians are still locked up in israeli jails and later in sport we'll hear from brazilian football naima breaks another record that story coming up at around twenty minutes from now. from the waves of the south. to the contours of the east. is going to be a cases sunshine and some cherry rain for china over the next couple days in the central southern part of the country a fair bit of sunshine still in place it'll be settled the hong kong twenty five just thickening cloud as we push further north up towards shanghai singing a little further south which as we go through sas day some pockets of sharon coming
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in at this stage just easing down towards a southwestern corner towards higher than central areas vietnam still in the charts of seeing some showers and always a chance of showers of course across southeast asia sunshine is showers as well but a spect indonesia a long line of very heavy downpours coming through here with possibility some localized that downpours still say the case pushing over towards thailand as we go on through the next. bangkok getting up to around thirty three celsius could just catch the odd shower still a chance to catch in the odd sharon to sri lanka but i think is going to be more into southern areas of india to tumble not easing up it was carol as we go on through the next couple of days where the. poles will be further north it is generate dry it once again temperatures in not poor but about twenty nine thirty celsius as we go on through the next few days little more clout here on sas they have perhaps a tad dry. the weather sponsored by qatar and nice. when they are
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on line for you looking at the wildlife and how the solutions come together to benefit all parties involved that's where we're going to need long term success or if you join us on sand if you could take me around the content what would you tell me you don't have to set up your experiment for your experiment in the universe this is a dialogue everyone has a points you actually raise several interesting point there that several of our community members are going to join the global conversation on how to zero and then reported on. us in british companies have announced the biggest discovery of natural gas in west africa but what to do with these untapped natural resources is already a source of heated debate nothing much has changed they still spend most of their days looking forward to for the dry riverbed to make this one five years on the syrians still feel battered or even those who managed to escape their country have been truly unable to escape the war.
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hello again adrian for good here in doha with the news from al-jazeera headlines this hour the u.s. . president's former lawyer has admitted lying about work he did on a real estate deal to donald trump in russia michael made the false statements to congress during its investigation into claims of russian collusion in the twenty sixth election trump is accusing cohen of lying in order to get a reduced sentence the us president has arrived in argentina for the g. twenty summit where he's canceled a meeting with russia's vladimir putin trump is blaming russia's worsening standoff with ukraine he's also ruled out meeting the saudi crown prince mohammed bin salma
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. the united nations aid chief is in yemen's capital to review the humanitarian crisis mark local situation for many people is desperate and has continued calls for an end to the war. the outbreak in the democratic republic of congo is now the second largest on record behind twenty four teens epidemic that killed thousands in west africa the world health organization delivered the assessment of the congo's health ministry announced that they have been almost four hundred and thirty cases since the start of august two hundred fifty people have died it's spreading in the country's northeast where attacks by rebel groups are making it difficult for health workers to contain the disease peter j. hotez is the dean at the the national school of tropical medicine at bailleul college of medicine he told us more about the threats facing health workers in that part of the world. this part of eastern congo is one of the most destabilized.
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regions of the world they've had almost continuously violence for practically twenty years and you might say well what does violence and conflict have to do with disease well what happens is that collapses the whole health system infrastructure so when you want to be concerned about safe aerials which are a big problem during outbreaks or contacting potentially individuals this presents a really tough problem for health workers work area the good news is that we have a vaccine that didn't have the vaccine on hand but the twenty fourteen outbreak in west africa that we have a very effective and relatively safe vaccine available now. so that's the good news and so far more than thirty thousand doses of vaccine that's been deployed but the problem is working in such an unstable area you have to ensure the safety of the health of the vaccinators and you have to be able to trace intentional contacts and get vaccinated so in theory this should be. a non-problem
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we should be able to quickly contain this through use of the vaccine but because the massive political instability one of the most difficult parts of the world that really slows things down and unfortunately so far more than two hundred people perished one of the youngest palestinian children imprisoned in israel has been released he spent almost three years behind bars accused of plotting an attack which he denies the name reports from ramallah his case highlights concerns about the mistreatment of palestinian children arrested by israeli forces. with three birthdays spent in prison fifteen year old child the far right fevered the media attention after crossing the colony a checkpoint in the occupied west bank and returning home to palestinian sources. the best feeling in the world the feeling of freedom nothing like it. was twelve
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when he and his friend ahmed zaatari were arrested in their village in two thousand and fifteen israeli authorities charged him with possession of a knife and plotting an attack despite taking a plea deal he denies this thanks to his mother's tireless efforts emerged as the face of palestinian children in israeli prisons human rights groups say they're often coerced into confessing to crimes they didn't commit the palestinian prime minister's office says there are two hundred seventy children in israeli jails this year more than nine hundred have been arrested children report being subjected to physical violence and put in solitary confinement during interrogations according to the rights group defense for children. during the interrogation and whenever we say something they don't like they turn the cameras off they beat us they put us through psychological torture but it was
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worse for our family as a spokesman with the israeli police didn't respond directly to the allegations but explained their procedures there was a clip protocol that we go according to notify the parents of their being involved in an attack notify a lawyer if necessary as well and of course according to the standard procedure they will appear before the court that is what takes place in israel and of course in many cases as well everything of course is documented and even filmed human rights groups say israel needs to be held accountable a lot of. things that i you know unisons and to try to ask international community to. in the coming days weeks and months human rights groups say once the euphoria dissipates forum a very well have difficulties coming to terms with the trauma of three teenage years spent in prison natasha going to aim el jazeera ramallah. a civil rights
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service been filed in a u.s. court against vacation rental company b. and b. over its decision to ban listings from illegal settlements in the occupied west bank the americans who brought the case accuse a b. and b. of discriminating against jewish west bank homeowners saying the company doesn't have a similar policy in other disputed territories prosecutors in italy will investigate members of egypt security forces over their alleged involvement in the murder of an italian graduate student julio regime need disappeared in cairo in january twenty sixth seen his body was found almost a week later at a post-mortem showed he'd been tortured earlier this year the italian prosecutor said he believed the bridge amy was killed by egyptian security services because of his research a funerals been held in the philippines for the latest human rights lawyer to be murdered in a drive by shooting thirty five lawyers judges and prosecutors have been killed in
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similar ways over the past two years many representatives pulverized villages against powerful landlords or politicians. general allen dogon reports now from the city of simple a where people are increasingly alarmed at the murder of the legal experts representing the. ben ramos was outside his office when two gunmen on a motorbike shot him three times it is a loss that is spilt deeply not just in the city but throughout the us islands in the central philippines most mourners who come to pay their respects are from impoverished communities including from the hinterlands of nicholas was a represented them in land disputes against powerful landowners and politicians. it was a really tragic. bit of ramos who is known to be
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a public interest lawyer very few lawyers in the philippines. because. that was one of our human rights lawyers are going for the last nazi i find the authorities silence suspicious maybe i'm just being emotional but it leads me to think they all had something to do with his death. his family says they don't know who to trust anymore they feel his killers are not far away. i'm outside the wake of attorney ben ramos where his supporters apprehended through on a dent if i got men on board a motorcycle they then brought them to this police station according to attorney bents lawyers one of them has been identified as an active military officer. that military presence cost fear and apprehension it means that there's so much of going
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around so. much. the union of human rights lawyer says thirty five filipino lawyers have been killed in the past two years almost all of them were human rights lawyers are handling illegal drugs related cases who were shot at close range joining the day just like rabbis was killed mourners say without him to represent them they now feel hopeless the pillar of their community is gone. but. duggan al-jazeera negra central philippines a member of china as we go by nora she has addressed the united states congress about the torture and abuse she experienced at a chinese government and termonde camp ever goal. detailed how she was interrogated
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for days without sleep and forced to endure intrusive medical examinations china has detained up to two million wiggers in detention camps across the country the government says it's to promote ethnic unity the second time i was detained i was taken to a special room and the place in a high chair bands held my arms and the legs in place and tighten and when they pressed the button the guards put a how much on my show the head each time i was electrocuted my whole body would shake wild and free and i could feel the pain in my brains i thought i would rather die than go through this torture i begged them to kill me so of course government is tightening its grip on the internet just months before elections the president says it's all about stopping the spread of misinformation on to serious nicholas hock reports from dhaka. it is a joke shared on
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a private whatsapp group that landed senegalese t.v. news reporter in jail when sunday night she shared a photo montage of president mikey cells portrayed on the naked muscular man's body to seven other women saying that he looked cute. a month later plainclothes officers arrested her and sent her to jail for three months for conspiracy violating decency and causing offense to the head of state. if that's true but i was right reputation and so has my family before i was created chad are mine are right on facebook my thoughts freely that freedom has been replaced by fear now i'm scared to say what i think or even to make it so members of parliament voted a new law to regulate the internet some human rights groups say it allows the state to shut down access to social media and censor content online it looks like they're not very comfortable with the freedom of expression and freedom of speech and the
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internet easy huge power full tool too many africans to expect their views and been relayed around the globe. there have been two hundred sixty four internet shutdowns in the last three years around the world and more and more governments are cutting access to the internet especially in africa in the english speaking regions of cameroon where a presidential campaign took place the internet is down for almost a year now tanzania uganda been in and egypt are some of the countries introducing new internet laws the governments say this is not about censorship but stopping fake news and regulating the telecom operators who for now have triply oversight on how people consume online with the boom of smartphones in africa data has become the new gold and governments here want to have more control over it.
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senegal's that new legislation comes just months before a presidential election where campaigning is taking place online i think. we have a tradition of debate discussion and laughter under the village tree with so many people now living away from they could be unities in the cities the internet has replaced the village green it's important that this tradition is preserved online shunned by her peers since her release from prison monday has lost her job as a news reporter instead she works at a call center and sells textiles on the streets. it is only in the privacy of her home that she goes back online in search of a safe place to talk. nicholas hawke al-jazeera car. thousands of people in zimbabwe of joy and opposition led protests against the government's economic policies they accuse the government of feeding the public quote a cocktail of lies over promises to increase jobs and stop inflation. reports
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from harare. the last time opposition supporters protested was back in august when six people were shot and killed by soldiers they are back on the street after the police assured them they'll be safe if they march with peaceful they once about his government to fix the struggling economy create jobs and bring down food prices they also say president bush should resign insisting he still elections in july. well the president has the prices of legitimacy. well yes he was quote from the bible. but was. one of you can dismiss. that. when god was says it'll take a long time for the economy to recover and that zimbabweans need to be patient. because. it's just i.
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mean legally i mean. that means not. some fuel pumps are dry most risky because of shortages is the second fuel crisis in just over a month there's also a shortage of foreign currency especially the u.s. dollar. the main opposition leader insists it was administration has failed he says will be more protests if the situation doesn't improve. al-jazeera. workers across became a fast so have stopped work in protest at soaring fuel prices thousands of people marched through the capital we're going to go on thursday demanding an end to further petrol price increases the government blames international markets but says the price high. also generate funding for its operations against extremists or actual coalition against costly living called the strike that is demanding the government examine its own expenditure before hitting the people. fellow workers enough is enough we say no to this increase in fuel prices which
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inevitably will have terrible damaging consequences for people especially the most vulnerable. we expect the government to act to reduce the salaries of ministers paid in the millions and to cancel privileges including water electricity luxury vehicles and so on enjoyed by the members of the government georgia's main opposition party has rejected the results of the country's presidential runoff election and called for mass demonstrations the ruling party candidates salome zona bisht really was declared the winner but her rival greg all say says the poll was a criminal farce organized by the government as robin for us to walk or reports from tbilisi. georgians have elected their first female president in the capital there were mixed feelings about the result but i think that she will be trying to move her she will show herself. i did my choice.
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i really. i think she'll do what's required of her we need. we should we miss perspective but so i have some kind of. very hopes georgians will be able to reconcile their differences after an ugly election campaign. when they have. our choice is a peaceful georgia a free country where citizens have equal rights our choice is a dialogue with those who did not vote for me today. salomé zero of his really will be the last elected president by the voting public in georgia in future it will be parliament that decides who becomes president as the country transitions to a parliamentary democracy but georgian democracy may not be as healthy as it seems
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according to the opposition the government's last minute promise of debt relief for more than six hundred thousand georgians was tantamount to a vote it was if. we had. what. i think was george's most powerful figure they'd seen even if billy the billionaire chairman of the governing party staked his reputation on azura blissfully when. they got to voters our society realised their power understood that they have all the tools and reacted absolutely adequately absence at this gathering was a symbol that real power in georgia remains a money dominated male affair robyn for a steelworker al-jazeera tblisi some of the world's most unique buildings are competing the top honors at the world architecture festival in amsterdam one of
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them is an apartment building in new york by the late iraq born british architect dede al-jazeera as gabriel reports. it's likely to become one of the crown jewels of chelsea's regeneration and already a distinctive addition to the manhattan skyline known simply as five twenty west twenty eighth this brand new apartment block represents a dramatic shift away from the hard angles of most buildings in the neighborhood dynamic curves dominate the elegant hand crafted metal facade creating its signature chevron pattern. the chevron councilman's idea of smith's novels. it was designed by the late new rocky british architect zaha hadid. and is one of the shortlisted buildings at the ruled architecture festival taking place in and dan. i did also design the inside of the building from the lobby to the
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spa and of course the apartments craig a is executive vice president of the company that built it and we like to bring the architecture theme into the residence as well in this penthouse we have the means the opportunity to have a three level stare some with a lobby and these have been if the stair connect all three levels so who would live in a house like this. well for starters you will need a lot of money fifty million dollars will get you the penthouse suite and the cheapest unit sells for five million dollars meaning that for most of us we'll have to enjoy this building from the outside it's built right next to the high line a popular elevated park here in manhattan and that proximity brings a special significance says ed gaskin a senior associate at how deeds company been amazing to see how people react and respond to the building as
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a piece of artwork so i think that contribution to the high line in elevating the rest of the neighborhood first of all it just something back to the community zaha hadid never got to see her first new york building completed she died in two thousand and sixteen this is a note to her this is something that is her legacy this are only building in new york city and in this whole northeast actually and so if you want to know is they can come of this building a corner of manhattan that will forever be a reminder of a remarkable life's work gabriels on doe al-jazeera new york. just ahead on the fire fury a brawl breaks out boxes face off for the final time before the big as far. as the spinners.
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i don't get time the sport is far. thanks very much the couple liberty doris final that was abandoned due to fan violence and when a cyber is will be helped thousands of miles away in madrid south american football authorities have announced that real madrid's burn about stadium will host the second leg of the all arjen time final between boca juniors and river plate on december the ninth the game in the argentinian capital was postponed last week after an attack on the boca team bus outside rivers monumental stadium or not as a society hold the second leg outside of the country due to security concerns or earlier we spoke to a south american football expert of juana rango he told us why major it had
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suddenly been chosen to house south america's biggest obama. that's a good question it just emerged i mean you know today. we we heard miami we had heard. we had heard don't we heard all these different venues maybe you just last night as well and also today learning about who we're going to get so so as far as i guess a bit more distant from the situation you know of when you have to be able because robert gibbs pointing west on the road this weekend i mean so i mean there's really not one answer you can give but overall it's a waste it has been easy to guarantee the safety of both teams that's been able to . equal conditions and. both narratives have been able to be satisfied. well coincidentally around madrid are due to play the winner of boca versus river plate in the world cup later in december in abu dhabi the players say they're
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looking forward to facing one of the heavy weights of south american football. and then obviously we are against violence but i hope south america has representation at the club world cup we don't know which team is going to play but it's important for football to have a team from south america either of them will be difficult because they play very good football as we saw in the first like. it's a shame that violence goes on outside the pitch and affects the game at the end the most important things are fair play a nice final and that decisions are respected i think that's even more important in football itself we'll see what happens with that final and most importantly of course that there's no one injured atletico perrin and say are through the final the copa america they met fellow brazilians luminance a f america on wednesday leading to nil from the first like and they swiftly extended their advantage with the opening goal inside five minutes. give me arash added another in the
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second half to complete the four nil advocate radical will play either junior. sampras final. and neymar is celebrating becoming brazil's highest goal scorer in champions league history the twenty six year old scored his thirty first champions league goal on wednesday his fourth of the season leading p.s.g. to a crucial two one victory against liverpool to keep their chances of reaching the last sixteen on track a margo's want to head of kaka who had held the record from his time with real madrid and ac milan. the team showed its strength and we were decisive we suffered a lot but we have a word to say in this competition i'm very happy to become the best brazilian striker in the champions league and i want to continue like that and help my teammates the line up for the knockout stages is getting closer to completion smart . james made it through after thursday's early matches a real betis and sporting lisbon among them sporting getting a six one win car
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a bag and azerbaijan arsenal finish top of their group after a serino win in kiev that much moved from taba in eastern ukraine because of the tensions with russia ac milan went to one down to luxembourg minnows doodling but one five. boxing fans will finally get to see dante wilder and tyson fury in one of the biggest heavyweight fights in years on saturday wilder is the title holder and both fighters are on things got heated in the final press conference the fighters and their camps gosling in las the faceoff went off the rails in front of the media while he says the fight that broke out wasn't just for show. i don't do it for free i don't do it with their blog. there would. be no me. they know what i hear. good morning because i don't have to worry about what you
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know when i'm not there things that you would rather to spinning. in the n.b.a. russell westbrook posted the one hundred and seven triple double of his career as he led the oklahoma city thunder to a hundred eighty three win over the cleveland cavaliers that also moved him into a tie for third on the n.b.a.'s list for triple doubles over in texas is it was nineteen year old rookie luke adamic to help the dallas mavericks to a win over the houston rockets and devin harris both scored twenty points dallas houston one hundred seventy to ninety five by the triple double from rockets star james harden. the minnesota timberwolves russia san antonio spurs one hundred twenty eight to eighty nine in what was the third biggest win in a soda franchise history it was also the timberwolves fourth straight victory. and that's all your support for now more later for many thanks to see it's a here to update you with all the day's top stories in just
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part. thailand's foreign minister discusses the difficulties his country faces china has been trying very hard to isolate taiwan international i shares his calm sons of a china's posture in asia joseph taiwan's foreign minister to al jazeera. it's the first day of school in bob an elementary school in mosul. this school is a military base firing rocket propelled grenades some of nearby and out it falsus. most helpful than what it is like to be a school up to three years. six year old. as like he's home and almost wiped out his entire family he now lives in the popular
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